What is the Difference between Psychiatrists and Psychologists?
by Dr Gordon Wong, Specialist in Psychiatry
MBBS (HK), MRCPsych, FHKCPsych, FHKAM (Psychiatry), MSocSc (Couns)(South Australia), DCPsyc RCP&S (Irel), DFM (HKCFP)
Whenever I tell someone I am a psychiatrist, they ask me what the difference is between psychiatrists and psychologists. It is such a common question that warrants an article specifically on this issue.